New Zealand Certificate in Foundation Skills

Whitireia Community Polytechnic Limited

Subject area

General Education Programmes not elsewhere classified

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

None.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide people with basic learning and employability skills needed to pursue education or employment pathways.

Graduates will be able to operate under general supervision in entry-level roles across a range of fields.

The qualification acknowledges the primacy of Te Tiriti o Waitangi in programme design and delivery.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied General Education Programmes at this level can earn:

$23,000

Median earnings one year after study

$27,000

Median earnings two years after study

$36,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

25%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Eric Tate Scholarship

Provided by:

Central Hawkes Bay District Council - Trust Secretary

Website:

http://www.chbdc.govt.nz

Value:

Varies

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J H Mitchell Takitimu Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

Wairoa College - The Executive Officer

Value:

$800 minimum value per year. (May be split among more than one person.)

Read more

This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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